“So, you and your boyfriend were together from 9 pm until midnight on the night of the murder?”
“Right,” she nodded, her expression giving away nothing.
“Are you aware that Stephen is married?”
Seeing her disbelief, the detective handed her a photo of a laughing Stephen and his wife at a family gathering, date stamped the week before, mutual affection reflected in both their eyes.
She looked at her hands, breaking eye contact with the detective for the first time that day.
“Do you want to change your answer?”
The six sentence story prompt this week is right.